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Quran Dictionary - ش ك س


The triliteral root shīn kāf sīn (ش ك س) occurs only once in the Quran, as the form VI active participle mutashākisūn (مُتَشَٰكِسُون). The translation below is a brief gloss intended as a guide to meaning. An Arabic word may have a range of meanings depending on context. Click on the word for more linguistic information, or to suggestion a correction.

Active participle (form VI)

(39:29:7) mutashākisūnaquarreling ضَرَبَ اللَّهُ مَثَلًا رَجُلًا فِيهِ شُرَكَاءُ مُتَشَاكِسُونَ وَرَجُلًا سَلَمًا لِرَجُلٍ هَلْ يَسْتَوِيَانِ مَثَلًا

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